Wheatley AEC Principal Carl Pleasant spoke to the Temple ISD Board of Trustees about the character building programs in place on the campus, and the impact they're having on students there.
6th grade student Kennadi Manning shared with the board her story of success from the programs in place at Wheatley.
Senior Charles Collins also shared with the board how Wheatley has positively impacted him. His boss at Whataburger gave him an hour off to come talk with the board!
Take a look at Mr. Pleasant's presentation HERE.
Temple schools reduced repeat assignments to the Wheatley Alternative Education Center by 50 percent since 2014, according to a presentation made at a Temple Independent School District board meeting.